Responsible Conduct of Research Workshops

Upcoming RCR Workshops

All upcoming RCR workshops are displayed here.  Note:  If you do not see any upcoming workshops, then it means that we have not yet scheduled our next RCR workshop.

Upcoming Events

Jul 9, 2024: RCR Workshop: Peer Review  at MARC - Management & Advanced Research

Presented by: Noel Barengo, Associate Professor, MD, MPH, PhD This workshop will highlight the importance of Peer Review. It is a very important step of the scientific process. Writing a… [...]

Sep 18, 2024: RCR Workshop: Civility Issues in Research Environments at MARC - Management & Advanced Research

Presented by: Ryan Kelley, Senior Director Administrative Services and Dr. Mario Lewis, Assistant Director Talent Management Development This workshop presents a very imporant topic that discusses, "Civility Issues in Research… [...]

Oct 9, 2024: RCR Workshop - Conflict of Interest in Research and Intellectual Property

Presented by: Diana Firvida-Oliva, Assistant General Counsel & Pedro "Peter" Hernandez, Director, Technology Management & Commercialization The conflict of interest session will explain the requirements for FIU employees and other… [...]

Nov 7, 2024: RCR Workshop:  Mentor/Trainee Roles & Responsibilities - How to Select a Mentor for Every Stage of your Career.  at MARC - Management & Advanced Research

Presented by: Dr. Bryan Dewsbury, Associate Professor of Biology, Associate Director of the STEM Transformation Institute. This workshop will highlight strategies for managing mentor-mentee relationships that allow for flexible, dialogic… [...]

Continuing Education RCR Workshops

In-person workshops will be offered each semester to supplement the Online RCR Training Course. The topics will rotate each semester and will involve case studies and other useful educational information. Workshops may be delivered as a brown-bag series, symposia, round-table discussion, etc.

The topics will range from the following areas:

  • Bioethics & Society
  • Collaborative Science
  • Data Acquisition, Management, Sharing and Ownership
  • Discipline-Specific Topics
  • Effective Communication
  • Ethical Situations (job security, visa status, naming rights)
  • Peer Review
  • International Issues
  • Mentor/Trainee Roles & Responsibilities
  • Publication Practices/Responsible Authorship
  • Research Misconduct
  • Responsible Research in the Digital Age
  • Working with Faculty Mentors